Wisconsin Pest Bulletin 6-4-15

Krista Hamilton, Entomologist

Issue No. 7 of the Wisconsin Pest Bulletin is now available at:

I N S I D E  T H I S  I S S U E

LOOKING AHEAD:  First soybean aphids of the year found in western WI

FORAGES & GRAINS:  Potato leafhopper migrants widespread, counts remain low

CORN: True armyworms and stalk borers appearing in corn fields

SOYBEAN: Bean leaf beetle defoliation noted in 47% of fields surveyed

FRUITS: Variable codling moth flight under way in parts of the state

VEGETABLES: Low numbers of variegated cutworm larvae noted in Richland County

NURSERY & FOREST: Basil downy mildew confirmed in a Milwaukee County greenhouse

DEGREE DAYS:  Growing degree day accumulations through June 3, 2015